Archive for the ‘Seasonal’ Category
What is Black Ice?
Anyone who has driven in the winter has experienced the unexpected road conditions winter weather brings. Snow-covered roads mixed with layers of ice, especially black ice, can lead to dangerous driving conditions. But what is black ice? This guide from Peppers Automotive is going to breakdown what black ice is, why it is so dangerous, and how you can detect it.
15 Items You Need in Your Car Survival Kit
From flat tires to dead batteries, winter weather makes travelers more likely to experience a breakdown. Being prepared is key to surviving a roadside emergency. Here are 15 items you need in your car survival kit to be ready for the winter. (more…)
Holiday Toyota Commercial Shares Heartfelt Homecoming
Toyota reminds viewers of how special it is to welcome home our loved ones during the holidays in their 2018 “Home for the Holidays” commercial. We at Peppers Automotive wanted to share with you this touching commercial Toyota released for the 2018 holidays and we hope you enjoy it as much as we did. Are you thinking of finding a new vehicle this holiday season? Check out our online inventory to see our full lineup of Toyota models, including the Toyota Highlander.
Quite a common question when winter makes its way back. In fact, all-wheel drive and 4-wheel drive systems bring up a lot of questions from many drivers. Such as whether it really does offer better traction or why those vehicles have less fuel efficiency. But seriously, is all-wheel drive better for driving on ice or snow? (more…)
How to Correct a Skid on Ice
Winter brings about some dangerous driving conditions with snow and ice. One of the most concerning parts of driving during winter is the potential to skid while on the road, especially if there is black ice. So, to help you stay prepared this winter, here’s how to correct a skid on ice or snow. (more…)
Summer vegetable garden tips Henry County TN
Now that we can confidently say that we are in spring, it seems like summer is just around the corner! Summer means a lot of things, from little league to the Fourth of July, to your backyard vegetable garden. The team here at Peppers Automotive is always committed to making sure you’re driving smooth, but we also want to provide useful seasonal and community information to those in our area! For many of our customers and community members, the next few weeks are prime planting and prep season for their backyard flower and vegetable gardens. We love home-grown produce, so we put together this blog with summer vegetable garden tips for Henry County TN and similar areas in North Central Tennessee. If you are ready to get your green thumb green again, keep on reading this blog for more information! (more…)